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PBS
Sep 28, 2010 2:00pm PDT
television] tavis: a few programming notes. tomorrow night, a conversation with geoffrey canada and david guggenheim. then later in the week, james ellroy, and robert reich would join us with seal. we also will have nancy brinker. tonight, we kick off the week with harold for junior. the former tennessee congressman is now the chairman of the democratic leadership council, dlc, and and he has a new book, "more davids than goliaths." >> everyone should see that. what guggenheim and canada have done, it is inspiring. i hope people see it. >> it is a moving film. one thing i am sure that geoffrey and davis and i i am sure will talk about is that it is anti-union. what do you make of that? >> whether we are finding greater success in one model or the other. i think probably one of the most poignant thing that has been said is it seems our education system that of to benefit adults where it should be squarely and comprehensively how to fix kid'' problems and how to answer the challenges they faced a today, so i love the debates. i am a charter school guy. i am not an anti-union guy. geoffrey,
PBS
Sep 29, 2010 2:00pm PDT
tavis: good evening. from los angeles, i am tavis smiley. geoffrey canada is the president and ceo of the harlem children's zone and he is the center of a new project. the sellout -- the film is a look at education in 20th- century america. the film is now open in select cities. "waiting for superman" is coming up right now. >> all i know is his name is james and he needs extra help with his reading. >> i am james. >> yes. >> to everyone making a difference, you help us all a better. >> nationwide insurance supports tavis smiley. nationwide insurance is on your side. >> and by contributions from their pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. tavis: geoffrey canada is the ceo of the harlem tilden's zone. he is at the center of a wonderful new project from davis guggenheim called "waiting for superman." the film is a look at the state of public education in this country. >> one of the saddest days of my life was when my mother told me superman did not exist. i was a comic book readers. i read comic books. i love them. even in the death of the ghetto, you just thought -- in the d
WETA
Sep 29, 2010 1:00am EDT
from their pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. tavis: geoffrey canada is the ceo of the harlem tilden's zone. he is at the center of a wonderful new project from davis guggenheim called "waiting for superman." the film is a look at the state of public education in this country. >> one of the saddest days of my life was when my mother told me superman did not exist. i was a comic book readers. i read comic books. i love them. even in the death of the ghetto, you just thought -- in the depths of again, you just thought he would show up and he saves all the good people. maybe i was in the fourth grade. my mom said, superman is not real. what do you mean he is not? no, he is not real. she thought i was crying because i thought santa claus was not real. i cried because no one was coming with enough power to save us. kids look at the world and the make certain predictions based on the evidence they are receiving from their peers, from their parents, and from their teachers. from their perspective, the world as a heartless, coldblooded place because, from their side, the
MSNBC
Sep 28, 2010 1:00pm EDT
of poverty. more on the education nation with geoffrey and live pictures of the hospital in cleveland where former president jimmy carter was reportedly taken after feeling airsick on a flight. this is andrea mitchell reports only on msnbc. oln honest? mary: does this dress make my backside look big? abe: perhaps... save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance?really host: is having a snowball fight with pitching great randy johnson a bad idea? man: yeah, i'm thinking maybe this was a bad idea. aren't absorbed properly unless taken with food. he recommended citracal. it's different -- it's calcium citrate, so it can be absorbed with or without food. also available in small, easy-to-swallow petites. citracal. that's why there's lubriderm® daily moisture. it contains the same nutrients naturally found in healthy skin. skin absorbs it better and it lasts for 24 hours. later gator. lubriderm. your moisture matched. later gator. did you know a problem in your heart can cause a stroke in your brain? it's true. an irregular heartbeat, called atrial fibrillation, or afib, can make a blood clo
ABC
Sep 24, 2010 5:30pm PDT
for superman" and it features the man we choose tonight as our "person of the week." geoffrey canada has created a bold experiment. >> there are solutions. this is not one of those issues that you have a crisis and you say, there's nothing you can do. >> reporter: his solution, the harlem children's zone in manhattan's historic and troubled neighborhood. >> what we wanted to see in harlem was our community looked like middle class communities, where kids had health care and they were eating nutritious meals. where young people didn't have to worry about gangs, and being shot and being killed. >> reporter: the luckiest attend the charter school in the heart of the zone, promises academy. what happens here is being called a miracle. canada's poor minority students are doing as well as their more privileged peers across the country. 650 promises academy graduates are now in college. here's the rub. the only way to get in today is through a heartbreaking lottery. >> and the last number -- >> reporter: but more money is pouring in. the children's zone just received a $20 million gift from gol
PBS
Sep 6, 2010 5:30pm PDT
captioning sponsored by macneil/lehrer productions >> brown: good evening. i'm geoffrey brown. on the newshour this labor day, we report on president obama's request to congress to approve $50 billion for transportation and infrastructure spending to help create new jobs. and paul solmon examines the eroding cloud organized labor in these economic hard times. >> without the workers, without labor, where would their company be? >> we're ready to continue to operate the facility with our temporary work force. >> brown: then judy woodruff previews the mid-term elections with local public broadcast correspondents in california, nevada, ohio and pennsylvania as campaigning heads into the final eight-week stretch. special correspondent in pakistan details the health and safety dangers facing nearly eight million children in the aftermath of the flood disaster. philanthropy expert s assess the response to pakistani flood relief efforts and wrapping up our series on iraq, fred de sam lazaro reports on the day-to-day difficulties facing iraqis who fled their homeland. >> reporter: seve
PBS
Sep 30, 2010 12:00am PDT
, his attory, geoffrey nathan, defended him saying morlock was taking a variety of prescription drugs issued by the military to treat injuries he sustained in battle. he also linked the killings to overall u.s. policy in afghanistan. >> we believe a jury will exonerate more like as a consequence of both a failed policy, a failed medical practice to have it with the failed policy. why are we still in afghanistan? what are we accomplishing over there other than taking good kids through mtiple tours of duty, extending them, and merging them, and then frankly, ruining them. this family has been torn apart by this and it is unfair to them. he should never have been there at all. he did not need to be there and we will leave the combination of a failed policy emanating from the white house and the demonstrative scientific evidence that i put forward today will indeed exonerate more lot. >> the army is attempting to prevent the release of dozens of photraphs that reportedly show jeremy morlock and other soldiers posing with the murdered afghan civilians. a top army official recently ordered
PBS
Sep 13, 2010 5:30pm PDT
are excluded. >> brown: i'm geoffrey brown. on the newshour tonight naftali ben-david of the wall street journal sorts through the politics behind a recent white house and congressional exchanges on tax cuts. >> ifill: financial reporters john cassidy and andrew ross sorkin look at at the collapse of lehman brothers two years later as global regulators issued new rules to prevent future melt down. >> brown: and a report on the lack of safety regulations in a dangerous industry. >> we visit a chilean copper mine one similar to the unwhere 33 miners are trapped half a mile underground. >> ifill: an independent television news report on mass rape in congo. we hear from t victims, the rapists and the advocates trying to end it. >> brown: ray suarez visits a special camp in maine that helps veterans and their families heal the emotional wounds of war. >> it touches the person at a deeper level. it allows them to reunite with their families not just in the technical areas that they may need a little bit of help with but on the more personal side. >> ifill: that's all ahead on tonight's newshou
PBS
Sep 28, 2010 5:30pm PDT
when i'm just out for a coffee. >> i'm geoffrey brown. on art beat you can keep up with the interviews i do with actors, musicians and writers here in los angeles and around the world. >> my first question was why. >> he was a songwriter to keep these songs alive as long as possible. >> a 90-minute speech. how do you pull that off on stage? >> well, that's why i'm the actor. (laughing) >> woodruff: i'm judy woodruff. i'm glad i can find margaret warner's reporting from around the globe right here in the palm of my hand. where in the world is she, anyway? >> warner: i'm margaret warner. i love to keep up with the analysis of mark shields and david brooks even when i'm in baghdad. >> i'm mark shields. >> i'm david brooks. we approve this app. >> now the question is what will you do with the pbs newshour app? >> ifill: what's not to like about that? get it now. and i'm gwen ifill. we'll see you online, and again here tomorrow evening. thank you, and good night. major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and.
WETA
Sep 29, 2010 12:00am EDT
evening. from los angeles, i am tavis smiley. geoffrey canada is the president
MSNBC
Sep 20, 2010 6:00am EDT
to operate on. >> we're past the hard break. i know mark and geoffrey wanted to get in. we have to go to break. richard, we appreciate you being here. >> thank you very much for coming. >> what we'll do because we think the message needs to get out, we'll full screen throughout the rest of this show and this week. it's swat and 50555. >> $10 goes to the refugee commission at the u.n and you can do it up to three times a month. >> mr. holbrooke, thank you so much. you've got the toughest job. it is a -- >> after yours. >> oh, we won't even start with that. chuck todd has this morning's developing headlines out of the white house including a preview of the president's town hall meeting today. >>> also ahead, peter king takes us through all the action from week two in the nfl. we'll be right back with more "morning joe." [ female announcer ] it can creep up on you. dry skin. that's why there's lubriderm® daily moisture. it contains the same nutrients naturally found in healthy skin. skin absorbs it better and it lasts for 24 hours. later gator. lubriderm. your moisture matched. later ga
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